Category: News

Holiday Rhythms: Pa Rum Pa Pum Pum

From Building Strong Families.

It was a cold winter day as my fiancé and I braved the dismal weather and faced the snow on a day road trip through the Rocky Mountains. It was a few weeks before Christmas, and … Read more

MDOT urges safety this Holiday Season especially with cell phone

The days are shorter, the weather is colder and the time of Santa Claus and shopping, family and friends is quickly approaching. This Christmas, with the national average price of gasoline at its lowest level in five years (according to … Read more

Memories of our County – 12/24/14

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Christmas at Our House

Christmas was always a time of pure joy at our house. In the early years, we never got much in the way of toys.

I … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/24/14

MONDAY, DEC. 29
Prep Basketball
TBA — Columbus Christian Holiday Tournament (East Webster entered)
Women’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Southeastern Louisiana at Ole Miss
7 p.m. — Arkansas-Pine Bluff at … Read more

Louisville Community Blood Drive at Walmart

From press reports

Mississippi Blood Services will be holding a community blood drive in Louisville on Sunday, January 4, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Walmart in Louisville. All donors will receive … Read more

Lady Warriors pick up three wins in recent games

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya girls’ basketball team won all three games they played last week. They moved to 9-5 overall and 1-0 in district play.

Kenley McMullan scored 11 points and Ashley Thames tossed in … Read more

News of the Past – 12/24/14

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – December 25, 1914
(This edition was not available to review.)

75 Years Ago – December Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds December meeting to help celebrate Christmas

“The Twelve Days of Christmas” opened the December 11 meeting of the Louisville Fortnightly Club. In her devotional, Mrs. Jerry Webb explained the origin of this famous song. In the 16th century, the church of England made spiritual life difficult … Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/24/14

Winston County Library to host movies
The Winston County Library will be hosting movies for children of all ages. Movie times are as follows: December 29 from 9:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m., December 30 from 3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m., and December … Read more